Ariane Flight VA234

with Star One D1 and JCSAT-15

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Launch status

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upcoming mission

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Soyuz Flight VS16

launch date
January 27, 2017
Payload(s)
  • Hispasat 36W-1
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completed mission

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Ariane Flight VA234

launch date
December 21, 2016
Payload(s)
JCSAT-15, Star One D1
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Launcher family

Ariane 5
The heavy launcher
780 t
Typical liftoff mass
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Soyuz
The medium launcher
308 t
Typical liftoff mass
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Vega
The light launcher
137 t
Typical liftoff mass
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Arianespace is the world’s leading satellite launch company. Founded in 1980, it deploys a family of three launchers – Ariane, Soyuz and Vega – to meet the needs of commercial and government customers.

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